Our faculty , staff, and students are continuously engaged in a vast number of research and creative initiatives on a local, national, and global scale.
Mary Kavanagh's exhibition 'Daughters of Uranium' explores nuclear anxiety, atomic tourism
Mary Kavanagh’s (Art) exhibition Daughters of Uranium opened in Calgary Friday, September 27, at the Founders’ Gallery, located at the Military Museum. Running until January 26, 2020, Kavanagh’s exhibition is the culmination of more than a decades-worth of research and creation.
Art and science collide at Big Bang Weekend
The Big Bang Weekend celebrated the opening of the state-of-the-art Science Commons, and the Faculty of Fine Arts made sure to make their presence known during this historical weekend. From performance art to whiteboard art, lectures and hands-on demonstrations, research in the arts was on display.
Jay Whitehead's theatre company brings home awards
Jay Whitehead (chair, Drama; BFA – Dramatic Arts ’05) is the founder and artistic director of Theatre Outre, a professional theatre company in Lethbridge Alberta. Jay and his team, made up of many Fine Arts alumni, had a busy summer performing, premiering new works and winning awards.
Rolf Boon- Music
Participating as one of 40 composers commissioned by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra to celebrate Canada's 150th, Rolf Boon (Music) presented the Minister of Heritage with a DVD and bound collection of scores.
Anne Dymond - Art History
Anne Dymond is an associate professor in the Department of Art specializing in art history and visual culture. She was named the 2018 Board of Governor's Teaching Chair, and was awarded the 2019 University of Lethbridge Volunteer Award.
Georg Boenn - Music, DAA
Georg Boenn (Music) attended the Linux Audio Conference (LAC) at Stanford University, March 23-26 2019, where his Ambiosonic Electronic Music ‘ad infintum’ was performed using a 56.8 channels full 3D sound system. His book, Computational Models of Rhythm and Meter, published July 2018 in hardcover and eBook, has been downloaded over 1550 times.